Isobel initially specialised in retail and leisure design, including working with Sir Terence Conran & Conran Design and the special projects unit at Imagination. Clients have included Heal’s, Liberty’s, myHotel, The Great Western Hotel & Conran Shops & Restaurants.
Recent projects undertaken have included the roll-out of a new interior scheme for a Bristol based chain of coffee shops and delicatessens, the refit of a dental practise and providing the FF&E for a major restaurant and retail development on the Bristol Docks. Isobel has also continued to work for leading design consultancies as an interior design consultant on restaurant, hotel and retail projects.
Brand re-evaluation, interior concept creation and implementation across a Bristol based chain of delicatessens and coffee shops. Critical in all the refits undertaken working to a tight program to ensure minimal loss of trading and bringing each project in on budget.
A new development for a well-known Bristol restaurant: this scheme included a delicatessen, bar, café, fine dining and private rooms. Isobel curated the FF&E working alongside Benchmark Furniture.
The redevelopment of this store was a 2nd time for Isobel, having worked on the original concept and fit-out in the 1990’s as part of the Bluebird Stores development. Isobel created a scheme for the 2-storey wing incorporating an épicerie and wine store in keeping with the Conran house style.
For Conran & Partners